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Something in the Air

Feb 01, 2017
Abstracts of these resources are available in the searchable Information Portal offered to Northwest Biosolids members. 1. Inventory of PCBs in Chicago and opportunities for reduction in airborne…
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Accurate Accounting

Dec 19, 2016
Abstracts of these resources are available in the searchable Information Portal offered to Northwest Biosolids members. Water, Sanitation and Economy, 
Author: Keller, S. 
  Soil…
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The September Issue

Sep 02, 2016
By Sally Brown, University of Washington   This is, after all, the September Issue of the Biosolids Library.  For those of you who are regular readers of the library but not of Vogue Magazine, you…
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The Work of Rufus Chaney

Aug 01, 2016
By Sally Brown, University of Washington Rufus Chaney was scheduled to retire at the end of July.  We can all give thanks that due to USDA bureaucracy and some unfinished reports, his retirement has…
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Carbon Reserves

Jul 01, 2016
All of the papers that I’ve published have made me happy.  They make me really happy when they make the transition from research, past ‘in review’ and past ‘respond to reviewer’s comments’ to the…
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Soil HEI (Highly Exposed Individuals)

Jun 01, 2016
By Sally Brown, University of Washington When EPA did the 503 risk assessment, they modeled risk to plants, animals, water and people.  The risk assessment was done several decades ago and has…
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Lead in Flint, MI

May 01, 2016
By Sally Brown, University of Washington Before Flint, there was Washington, DC.  Likely the DC incident is not fresh in people’s minds.  Similar circumstances to those in Flint, MI resulted in…
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Fully Restored

Apr 01, 2016
By Sally Brown, University of Washington New work on restoration with biosolids is the focus of the library this month.  One of the first end uses for biosolids and other residuals was for the…
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Source Identification

Mar 01, 2016
By. Sally Brown, University of Washington A great article in the New York Times magazine is the lead piece and inspiration for this month’s library.  The article reads like a detective story - it is…
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Nitrogen Availability

Feb 01, 2016
By. Sally Brown, University of Washington Happy New Year and welcome back to the monthly biosolids library!  The library this month is meant to ease you back into work after what was hopefully a…